Are you ready to learn everything you need about business without spending tens of thousands of dollars and years of your life getting an MBA? Then this is the book for you. The Personal MBA distills what Josh Kaufman learned throughout his business career and packaged it into a series of valuable lessons that will help you learn faster and get up to speed in a fraction of the time.
A personal MBA is an indispensable guide to high-impact thinking, becoming significantly more effective at work and beyond. This revised and expanded edition of The Personal MBA by Josh Kaufman contains the best-tested tools for success in business, life, and leadership from over 40 business thinkers, from Thomas Edison to Bruce Lee, Joseph Campbell to Warren Buffett.
The Personal MBA by Josh Kaufman is a “must-read” for anyone who wants to increase their knowledge and confidence in business. The book covers all the most critical business skills, including marketing, sales, and persuasion; accounting, finance, and economics; operations; management, leadership, and teamwork; product development and innovation; customer service, design, and the end-user experience; career management, job searching and interviewing; negotiating, managing your boss (or finding one).
About The Personal MBA Book
This revised and expanded edition of the bestselling book, The Personal MBA by Josh Kaufman, gives you everything you need to transform your business, your career or your working life forever.
An MBA at a top school is an enormous investment in time, effort and cold, hard cash. And if you don’t want to work for a consulting firm or an investment bank, the chances are it simply isn’t worth it.
Josh Kaufman is the rogue professor of modern business education. Feted by everyone from the business media to Seth Godin and David Allen, he’s torn up the rulebook and given thousands of people worldwide the tools to teach themselves everything they need to know.
The Personal MBA teaches simple mental models for every subject that’s key to commercial success. From the basics of products, sales & marketing, and finance to the nuances of human psychology, teamwork, and creating systems, this book distills everything you need to know to take on the MBA graduates and win.
‘File this book under NO EXCUSES’ Seth Godin, author of Purple Cow and Linchpin.
‘Finally, here’s a 10.99 MBA. Well on its way to becoming a business classic. You’re guaranteed to get your money’s worth – if not much, much more Jason Hesse, Real Business.
‘Josh Kaufman has synthesized the most important topics in business into a book that truly lives up to its title. It’s rare to find complicated concepts explained with such clarity. I highly recommended’ Ben Casnocha, author of My Start-Up Life
Josh Kaufman is an acclaimed blogger and consultant who helps people improve their business skills. He previously worked at Proctor & Gamble. Since 2005 Josh has been helping people learn about business without remortgaging their lives through his website.